Powerscourt House & Gardens Facilities


There is ample parking for visitors in our car park. Coach parking is also available for up to 20 coaches.


The Terrace Café in Powerscourt House provides a wide range of cuisine and can accommodate up to 160 people.


Picnics are not permitted in Powerscourt Gardens.

Baby Changing Facilities:

Baby changing facilities are available in Powerscourt House.

Information Guides:

We provide information guides in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Polish and Chinese to visitors to Powerscourt gardens.


Unfortunately dogs are not permitted at Powerscourt Gardens, with the exception of Guide Dogs.

Carer & Assistants:

Carers travelling with people with disabilities are entitled to free entrance to the Gardens. Wheelchair accessible.

Powerscourt Waterfall Facilities


Visitors are welcome to picnic or BBQ at the waterfall. A refreshment kiosk is available during summer months offering coffee, tea, sandwiches and snacks.

Carer & Assistants:

Carers travelling with people with disabilities are entitled to free entrance to the Waterfall.

Parking & Toilets:

There is parking and toilet facilities available at the waterfall.

Baby Changing Facilities:

Baby changing facilities are available at Powerscourt Waterfall.


Dogs are welcome to visit the waterfall. Please keep them on a leash!


Visitors are welcome to take photos during their visit to Powerscourt Estate, however commercial photography is not permitted in the Gardens. Please note that drone photography is not permitted at Powerscourt Estate, unless by prior arrangement with the Powerscourt Estate Office.

Powerscourt Estate

*COVID Update – April 2021* 

Further to the government announcements, the Powerscourt Estate team is pleased to inform you  that from Monday 12th April we will be able to welcome visitors from the rest of County Wicklow, and those living within 20km of Powerscourt Estate.

In line with the latest Government guidelines, we can welcome back visitors and annual members to enjoy the Gardens, Waterfall and Riverwalk (members only). The Garden Pavilion is also open for essential retail. The Golf Club will reopen to members from the 26th April.

During April the Gardens are open from 9.30 to 17.30 and the Waterfall from 10.30 to 17.30, with last admission 30 minutes before close.

The Avoca Food Hall is open 7 days a week (9.30 am – 5.30 pm). Avoca Outdoor Hatch is open for takeaway coffee, toasted sandwiches & treats 7 days a week (10.00 am – 4.00 pm). Avoca Pizza Van in the Courtyard is open Fridays, Saturday & Sundays from 12 noon – 3.30 pm.

The following facilities will remain closed for the duration of the latest restrictions.

Avoca Café Restaurant
Avoca Retail (Visit avoca.com for details)
The Design Loft
Neptune by Global Village
Powerscourt Hotel
Powerscourt Distillery
Cool Planet Experience

To keep you and our staff safe we continue to facilitate social distancing, hand sanitizing and other safety measures.

Further updates will follow in the coming weeks as guidelines are adjusted.

Best wishes, ⁠⁠

Powerscourt Management⁠